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Jan 23, 2013 11:00pm EST
to do so. i yield the floor. >> madam president? >> the senator from tennessee. >> i wonder if i might post pose a question to the republican leader if he would retake the floor. >> i would be happy to respond. >> i want to congratulate the republican leader for her his remarks but here is my question. we have arrived at a time when we have the newly-elected president who has had a fine inaccurate day. he has an agenda that he wants to follow which he announced in his inaugural address. it's not agenda that most of us on the side i'll agree us but he has an agenda he wants to follow with a second term all of which would ensure his legacy as the president. but isn't there one thing that in order to get that agenda or any other thing he and we have to do and that is to address that and isn't the best time to do something difficult, something nobody wants to talk about, something that's hard and the best time to do that is a time when we have a divided government a democratic president and republican house and 30 or 40 or 50 senators on on both sides who have been saying for two years tha
Jan 8, 2013 11:00pm EST
turn ownership communities into a tennessee -- tenant communities. then that benefit will rise not to the existing homeowners but to the aggregate. i will stop. >> give tom a chance. >> now that you can see i am truly the wizard manipulating the outstanding mortgage market. it is me. far -- fair market value. with eminent domain he says it is developed by the cities but now one city has developed in the.domain program when you hear from sandy know was devised by mrp it is called joint powers authority. like you have the joint powers authority? a simple answer is they need to create a special purpose vehicle. in with this quick take to take the mortgage and decide how much to pay later. with the analysis you only pay between 70 and 80 percent of the appraised value. mrp has a foreclosure discount for those who are current on the mortgage. with a separate legal entity they take the mortgage to say we pay later. then through the mrp refinance the mortgages through fha. but let me finish. through the program is determined later it was not free market value, the joint powers authori
Jan 9, 2013 11:00pm EST
-down approach with rigid rules and programs. mayor ron littlefield of chattanooga tennessee said in one of our roundtables that it's important that different regions learn an even par a workable from each other. we can be a clearinghouse of good ideas and share solutions that have worked together as the country. this helps avoid past mistakes, but also provide solid evidence that there is a solution that can work and you can take to your counsels some legislators and voters because it's important that workable solution skip it on the table. we heard over and over again how can our roundtables and scholarly papers, they need to the right talent between business and government created the conservation leadership or airship to evaluate and explore entrepreneurial base solution that can entice everybody, conservatives, liberals, rastafarians, never can be here, but the shared goal of conserving our environment. at the roundtable, we heard first-hand from secretary of natural resources about how the challenges are having today trying to manage public lands with dwindling public funding and rigid fe
Jan 10, 2013 11:00pm EST
mission. honda said tennessee temporary agency and all possibility around after 20 for team troop drawdown because it just that the amount of funds obligated service should be there. sigar is the only agency that given the authority empowered by congress to look at projects across government line. we are not limited like the estate or state or dod for dod. we are specifically instruct it by congress to look across the government. if you do reconstruction in the chemist and, we can look at that program. we also have unique hiring authority and assets are tehran who works for me works that will. so i can hire and also also remove the leaves based upon specific needs and meet requirements. all of our employees have to sign up for the possibility of working in afghanistan. so it is a unique brain. we have as a result the single largest oversight present in any government agency in afghanistan. we are approximately 60 people on the ground right now, including the largest cadre of investigators, within any eight year vi. but it's not just their size and mandate or unique authorities that is impo
Jan 15, 2013 11:00pm EST
in tennessee versus garner the course they have to stay fabricated the common law rule that would've allowed police to shoot any fleeing felon. in richards versus wisconsin has the states did not support. here we have half the seats in the country that would not have prevented what went on in this case. thank you very much. >> thank you, council. sir custer, three minutes. >> thank you. everyone agrees the closer a chemical test is taken at the time of driving, the more reliable the evidence of intoxication is, the more reliable the evidence of impairment is. under the response to pressure would be mandated we are going to allow the most reliable evidence to dissipate and degrade over a period of time in favor of admittedly less reliable evidence taken at a later time. that is simply inconsistent with fourth amendment jurisprudence and other destruction of evidence cases. the respondents proposed rule here is completely apart to: unworkable. if there are no further questions. >> thank you, counsel. the cases submitted. >> the greatest honor history can bestow is the title of peacemaker. this
Jan 29, 2013 11:00pm EST
. >> the senator from tennessee. >> thank you. >> i want to thank the chairman for holding this hearing. the way that paulson politics are in washington, sometimes it seems that we can't be happy for someone on the other side of the aisle and nothing could be further from the truth, and i would just like to say that i thought that senator kerry acquitted himself exceptionally well in the hearings that he had last week. i thought they were wide-ranging and i thought that he had the opportunity to display and anyone who has lived a life that has been touched by john kerry, i am happy for him and his family and the fact that he will be able to express himself. his dad was a foreign service officer and he certainly made a splash, some people thought it was negative, others positive, he certainly made a splash during the vietnam era and from that point on has been very active. again, i thought he acquitted himself exceptionally well. just because of some of the things that have happened in libya, we have a state department that needs oversight, and we haven't provided it. we are providing it now for
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